Q & A with Talent Agent – Portia Scott (Coast to Coast Talent)



Are you sending in quality auditions? Join Portia Scott of Coast to Coast Talent for a master class on commercial voice over and audition technique! Utilizing her experience as a trained actress as well as one of the top agents in the country, Portia gives constructive feedback and critique to ten participates reading commercial copy. Learn exactly how you should be approaching and executing your commercial audition scripts in order to book the job! This 1hr 15min webinar concludes with an in-depth Q & A with Portia, where she shares what she looks for when considering talent for representation.

Duration: 1 1/2hrs
Access: Unlimited access to webinar on this page – (see video below)
Investment: $49 (free in GVAA Membership!!)



About Portia:

Portia is currently The Director of Voiceover at Coast to Coast Talent Group, Inc. where she runs the division with a subordinate staff. Representing both adult and youth talent for all areas of voice over, hundreds of broadcast TV & Radio Commercials on air and several National Campaigns to name a few,Wells Fargo, Wendy’s, T-Mobil. Portia’s client roster is among some of the top voices in the industry, both celebrity and scale talent. Portia has clients on Disney TV Animation, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Dreamworks TV and a plethora of Animated feature films; Netflix New title: “The Little Prince”, Academy Award & Golden Globe films such as Disney Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur”,“Inside Out” (winner), “UP” (winner), and Disney’s “Frozen” (winner), “Wreck it Ralph”,BRAVE (winner), Rise of the Guardians, “The Princess and the Frog”. Portia has a multitude of series regulars on Animated series; HOME DW TV,The Lion Guard, Sofia the First, Robot Chicken, Clarence, Doc McStuffins, Family Guy, Mike Tyson Mysteries, Star Wars Rebels to name just a few. In spring of 2016 Portia is very thrilled to represent lead talent in the Paramount Animated Feature:”The Little Prince”. Portia also represents the voice talent of iconic “Star Wars” Animated Character “Princess Leia” for the Animated series “Star Wars Rebels”, and the famous ride at Disneyland “Star Tours”. As well Portia has clients who have worked for some of the industries top video game companies, Blindlight, Blizzard, EA Sports, Bio Ware, Lucas Arts, Epic Games, Naughty Dog, and Ubisoft. Portia Scott as always had a passion for the entertainment industry. A native of Los Angeles, Portia earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre from California State University, Long Beach. Portia then set her goals higher and moved to New York City, where she garnered A Master of Arts in Theatre from New York University’s famed Circle in the Square Theatre School. Portia gained notoriety in the theatre community of Manhattan performing throughout the Tri-State area. Upon returning to Los Angeles, Portia produced, and co-wrote,and starred in her own one-woman show, The Secret Diary of Sandra Woodward. This “Secret” wasn’t a secret for long, and burgeoned into a one woman show-biz extravaganza. After receiving public acclaim and success with the show, work in television and film continued to flourish. Portia continued her quest for further knowledge of the industry by working for MCA/Universal. On the studio side, Portia worked in such areas as Feature Marketing for Universal Pictures and in sitcom development for Universal Television.


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